Metropolitan Opera Stories Of The Great Operasby John W. Freeman
For seasoned opera-goers and first-time listeners alike, the definitive collection of opera stories. Now offered as a handsome boxed set, this guide treats opera lovers to 225 absorbing plot summaries. John Freeman has carefully selected the works to represent every opera performed today in the world's great houses, and he succeeds in vividly recounting the often intricate narratives. Whether used as a pre-performance refresher or a bedside companion, this new set of Metropolitan Opera Stories of the Great Operas, Volumes One and Two, is an essential addition to any opera lover's library.
- Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Metropolitan Opera Stories of the Great Operas Series
- Product dimensions:
- 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.25(d)
Meet the Author
Beverly Sills (b. 1929 – d. 2007) was an American opera singer, general manager of the New York City Opera, Chairman of Lincoln Center, and Chairman of the Metropolitan Opera.
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